Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Healthy Kids Day at the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA April 26th FREE

Healthy Kids Day - Celebrate at the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA on Saturday, April 26th.

Join us for Healthy Kids Day
151 YMCA Way, San Diego, CA 92102
Saturday, April 26 2014
9:00am - 1:00pm

A special day of fun activities, meant to help
build on the incredible potential inside each child.

Bring this flyer in at the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA and receive a free week trial.

Healthy Kids Day® is a free community event that will help families find fun through active play and educational opportunities to improve health and well-being. 
As part of the Y’s commitment to strengthening community by addressing critical gaps in health and education, Healthy Kids Day will encourage kids and parents to commit to keeping the body and mind active now and throughout the summer.

At Healthy Kids Day, families will enjoy: 
  • Fitness demonstrations 
  • Activities for the kids 
  • Inflatable jumpers for kids
  • Pool Demonstration | Reach or Throw Don't Go
  • Arts and crafts
  • $5.00 off Camp Sign-Up 
  • Music
  • Haircuts for kids
  • Guest appearance from Friar, San Diego Padre Mascot!
  • Give-a-ways and much more!


    We are inviting Jackie Robinson Family YMCA community partners that care about strengthening the foundations of community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, we’d like to invite you to participate.

    Join Us!

    • WHO: Community organizations, community clinics, faith-based organizations, businesses, government agencies, educational institutions, and much more.
    • HOW CAN I PARTICIPATE: Let us know if you’d like to participate and we’ll reserve a space for you. There is no cost to participate. Displays are required to have a youth health component, environmental component, activity, game, handout, give-a-way, make-and-take, etc. Be creative and fun!


    These community partners have submitted theirintent to participate form and will be having a booth at the event.

    Community Booths

    • YMCA Childcare Resource Services
    • Say San Diego - Dad Corps
    • San Diego Police Department
    • Alliance for Community Empowerment
    • Health Net
    • Diamond District Family Health Centers 
    • San Ysidro Health Center 
    • Miracle Babies
    • San Diego Fire Department
    • Response-Able Tutoring
    • First 5 San Diego
    • San Diego Active Youth Athletic Scholarships
    • Healthy Human Vending




    Friday, April 11, 2014

    Easter Egg Hunt @ Jackie Robinson YMCA on April 19th


    Easter Egg Hunt Schedule:

    12:30pm to 1:00pm | Ages 6 and younger
    1:15 to 1:45pm | Ages 7-10
    2:00 to 2:30pm | Ages 11-13

    Special activities Include:
    Cake Walk
    Door Prizes and Raffles
    Arts and Crafts
    Carnival Games
    Jumpers and much more!

    Sponsored by: San Diego Prince Hall Fidelity Lodge #10 F& AM District #11

    For more information please contact:

    Or Sasha Knox • 619 264 0144 x110

    Wednesday, April 9, 2014

    Urban Collaborative Project Meeting April 14, 6-8pm Jacobs Center Community Room

    Urban Collaborative Project     facebook.com/ucproject.org

    Monday, April 14, 2014 (6pm-8pm)
    Jacobs Ctr/ Community Room
    1. Call to Order
    2. Introductions 
    3. Status and Purpose
    4. New Business

    • SDPD Follow up issues and report.
    • Councilperson Cole's representation
    • Mayor Faulconer's representation
    • JCNI Update.
    • Family Health Center report,(construction).
    • Health/Civic Engagement: Food 4 Less update and status.
    • Civic Engagement; Participatory Budgeting Process
         5. Adjournment

     Please RSVP..... and contact me if you want something added to the agenda.


    A collaborative effort by neighborhoods to make safety, civic engagement, health and beautification a neighborhood practice making our Urban Communities more vibrant, informed and connected.
    Our Mission is to increase the safety,vibrance and health of our Urban communities by organizing and supporting neighborhoods block by block.

    Brian Pollard     bpollard@peoplsolutions-sd.com

    Tuesday, April 8, 2014

    Diamond Neighborhoods Family Health Center has a new address!

    Have you been to our NEW

    Diamond Neighborhoods Family Health Center yet?
    The new project opened the middle of March.

    The new address is 4725 Market St, San Diego, CA 92102.

    It is accessible from the Euclid Trolley Transit Center and the #5 Bus that runs along Market. The bus stops at the corner of 47th & Market.

    More Info: 619-515-2400

    Hours: 8:30am-5:30pm Mon- Friday.   Closed for lunch: 12:30-1:30pm

    Everyone is welcome at the Health Center, including Medi-Cal, Covered California, private insurance and uninsured patients.

    They offer:


    Family Health Centers of San Diego provides adult medicine at all of its primary care clinics. Specific services include:
    • Acute Care (Sick Visits)
    • Case Management
    • Chronic Disease Management - for conditions such as Diabetes, Asthma, and High Blood Pressure.
    • Employment Physicals
    • Health Education & Maintenance
    • Immigration Physicals
    • Immunizations
    • Physicals
    • STD Screening & Treatment
    Family Health Centers of San Diego also provides reproductive health services for men and women. Please click the buttons below to learn more about these services


    Family Health Centers of San Diego offers an extensive array of women's healthcare services including:
    • Breast Cancer Patient Navigator Program
    • Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening
    • Breast Clinic and referrals for mammograms for women over the age of 40
    • Colposcopy and LEEP surgery * Offered at Logan Heights only
    • Cryosurgery * Offered at Logan Heights only
    • Family Planning including screening and treatment for sexually transmitted infections
    • Free Pregnancy Testing
    • Gynecological Services
    • Health Education
    • Lactation Education
    • Nutrition Assessment & Education
    • Physical Exams
    • Prenatal Care
    • Presumptive Eligibility for Medi-Cal
    • Psychosocial Assessment & Counseling
    • Ultrasonography
    • WIC (by referral only)

    • Black Infant Health Program

      Family Health Centers of San Diego offers a special program to assist pregnant and parenting African-American women and their families ensure a healthy birth and infancy. Services include:


    Family Health Centers of San Diego specializes in providing comprehensive medical and developmental services for children. Specific services include:
    • Acute Care (Sick Visits)
    • Behavior Management
    • Developmental Screenings, Assessments & Intervention
    • Early Intervention, Birth - 3 Years Old
    • Health Education
    • Immunizations
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Physical Therapy
    • Physicals - School, Camp & Sports
    • Screenings for Anemia, Lead, Vision, Hearing and Tuberculosis
    • Speech/Language Evaluation & Therapy
    • Well Child Exams

    Counseling/Mental Health Services

    Family Health Centers of San Diego provides comprehensive counseling and mental health services for children and adults. Specific services include:
    • Individual, Couples & Group Counseling
    • Adult and Child Psychiatry
    • Clinic, School and Home Based Services
    • Psychological Testing for Children


    Family Health Centers of San Diego provides comprehensive dental care for children and adults. Specific services include:
    • Bridges
    • Children's Dentistry
    • Cosmetic Dentistry
    • Crowns
    • Dentures
    • Endodontics
    • Examinations
    • Fillings
    • Nightguards/Sportguards
    • Oral Hygiene
    • Periodontics
    • Tooth Whitening
    • X-rays